Sports

How Technology Powers The Super Fan

Knowledge is a never-ending treadmill. When there's something we're curious about, we seek out the answers. Once we find them, we usually have more questions. We satisfy those needs, and then new blanks need to be filled. Sports are very much that way for fans. There is an unquenchable thirst for knowledge among fans, and it only grows each year. Baseball needs more than just a batting average now. It needs slugging percentages, on-base percentages, and averages with runners in scoring position. Football

5 of the best warmups for preventing muscular injury

Most people turn up to the gym, or to 5-a-side football match, do a few stretches and then get stuck straight in to a serious workout. The problem with this approach is that your body isn’t prepared for the shock of cardiovascular exercise and certainly isn’t ready for any sudden or explosive movements from your muscles. It’s called a warm up for a reason. One of the main aims of a warm up is to increase your body temperature, making your muscles and tendons more flexible and less likely

Three Reasons Why American Football Is Catching On Worldwide

It is little wonder that American football is popular in America. Informally, football is played on makeshift gridirons by kids of all ages. Formally, the Pop-Warner league gets pre-high school kids on the field the moment they are big enough to fit into the pads. The kids love it, as do the fans. Football is a high-scoring game with a variety of ways to put points on the board. Every play is filled with action, and has the potential for points as the result of a big play. Either side can

Three things to try this weekend

We all have our routines, and for the majority of us that involves working five days a week. But, as a reward, we get our income, and our two days every week that are ours to do what we like with. However, it’s easy to get into a rut, and end up doing the same old, same old, each weekend. Every now and then, it’s a good idea to shake things up a little and try something different. You never know, it could set off a whole new passion and lifelong interest. Alternatively, you could try something